Give your pet the freedom to come and go as they please while maintaining the security and weather resistance of your storm door. Our selection offers a wide range of pet doors designed to be installed into your existing storm door or choose from our variety of storm doors with pre-installed pet doors. Our thin, heavy-duty pet doors can withstand most weather conditions, ensuring your home stays comfortable and energy-efficient.
One of our top choices, the Glass and Vent Storm Door, features the Endura Pet Flap, known for its energy efficiency and durability. Its sturdy flaps, coupled with fuzzy weatherstripping, prevent the need for constant flap replacements. When installing a pet door in a storm door, make sure the pet door can accommodate the thinness of your door. For cat doors, most options are already designed to fit thinner materials. For glass door storm doors, consider replacing the bottom glass portion with Lexan or Plexiglas for a sturdier installation, especially for larger dogs.
Remember to choose a self-framing pet door with an adjustment range suitable for your storm door’s thickness. High-performance pet doors like the Endura Flap provide the best performance for storm door installations. Ensure the pet door is mounted at a comfortable height for your pet and can accommodate their size. For screen doors, we offer a selection of pet doors designed for screen door installations, providing a sturdy and convenient solution for your pets.
By choosing the right pet door for your storm door, you can provide your pet with the freedom they desire while maintaining the security, durability, and energy efficiency of your home. Enjoy the perfect balance of convenience and protection with our extensive selection of pet doors for storm doors.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are aluminum storm doors good?
Yes! Aluminum storm doors is as sturdy as steel, but half it’s weight.
Can you get a screen door with a doggie door?
We currently do not sell any screen doors with the doggie door pre-installed, but we do have a large selection of screen door doggie doors you can install into your screen door.
Can you put a dog door in a metal screen door?
Yes! A screen door pet door is one of the easiest pet doors to install.
Can you put a doggie door in a storm door?
You can as long as you follow the installation process carefully. You can also purchase a storm door with the pet door already installed into it.
How To Install Pet Door In Aluminium Storm Door?
Installing a pet door in an aluminium storm door is a convenient way to allow your furry friend easy access without compromising the door’s functionality. Here’s a quick guide:
- Measure your pet’s height and width to choose the appropriate door size.
- Decide on the placement, ideally a few inches from the bottom to ensure structural integrity.
- Mark the dimensions on the storm door.
- Using a jigsaw or metal cutter, carefully cut out the marked area.
- Fit the pet door into the cut-out, ensuring a snug fit.
- Secure the door as per the manufacturer’s instructions, typically using screws or adhesive.
- Test the flap to ensure smooth movement and introduce your pet to their new entrance!
Remember, always follow the specific instructions provided with the pet door kit for best results. And if unsure, seek professional assistance to maintain the safety and integrity of the storm door.
How To Install Dog Door In Storm Door?
Granting your dog the freedom to come and go as they please is easier than ever by adding a dog door to your storm door. Here’s how:
- Select a dog door size that matches your dog’s measurements, allowing them to pass through comfortably.
- Pick an optimal location on the storm door, keeping it a safe distance from the edges.
- Draw the door dimensions on the storm door.
- Cut out the shape using appropriate tools like a jigsaw.
- Insert the dog door into the cut-out, ensuring it fits perfectly.
- Attach it using the provided hardware, typically screws, making sure it’s secure.
- Let your dog test out their new access point, and watch them enjoy the newfound freedom!
For a seamless installation, always adhere to the manufacturer’s guidelines and consider seeking expert help if you’re not confident about the DIY approach.
Can You Add A Storm Door To An Existing Door Pet Door?
Yes, you can add a storm door to an existing door that already has a pet door. The key is to ensure that both doors align properly so your pet can seamlessly transition through both. When selecting a storm door:
- Ensure there’s enough clearance for the pet door on the primary door.
- Choose a storm door design that allows for the pet door’s functionality.
- If necessary, you might need to install a secondary pet door in the storm door, aligned with the original, to ensure unobstructed passage.
By adding a storm door, you can maintain the benefits of a pet door while enjoying the insulation and protection that storm doors offer. Always ensure both doors work in tandem for your pet’s safety and comfort.